Bachelor of Applied Science
The Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) program at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi builds on knowledge and skills students with formal training in a vocational-technical studies area have acquired. Students may choose from 11 different tracks to obtain the degree. Each track is designed to meet a workforce need and is comprised of interdisciplinary course requirements. The following tracks are available:
- Applied Leadership
- Childhood Development/Early Childhood
- Community and Mental Health
- Criminal Justice
- Digital Information Mapping
- Emergency Response
- Environmental and Occupational Safety
- Industrial Electronics
- Information Technology
- Legal Studies
- Technical Communication
Admission: Students need an AAS degree from a recognized program or completion of up to 33 hours of vocational/technical credit from an accredited junior college. Students must have completed some vocational-technical training to be admitted into the program.
If you would like to apply, please:
- Submit an application to the university by going to https://www.applytexas.org/adappc/gen/c_start.WBX. Mark “Applied Science” as your major.
- Send transcripts from all of the colleges you have previously attended.
- Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org so that the coordinator may petition to bring in the necessary vocational/technical hours for review. This will help expedite the process.
- Once your application is complete, you will receive an admission decision in about 2 weeks.
Feel free to contact the Islander Transition Center to schedule an appointment, if you have questions at any step of the process.
Program Contact Information:
Islander Transition Center
Office: Faculty Center 148
Phone: (361) 825-2700